You May be Paying a Higher Tax Rate Than a Billionaire

A new ProPublica analysis of a trove of IRS documents revealed that the richest 25 Americans pay a tiny fraction of their wealth in taxes. But even if you use the most conventional yardstick — income — the wealthiest still pay low rates.

You May be Paying a Higher Tax Rate Than a Billionaire

By Paul Kiel, Jeff Ernsthausen and Jesse Eisinger, ProPublica

The very richest Americans win at the tax game no matter which measure you use. …